Doctor of Philosophy in Reproductive Clinical Sciences
Eastern Virginia Medical School

Program Details

EVMS offers the online PhD in Reproductive Clinical Sciences. This program prepares the future leaders in the field of IVF and Reproductive Clinical Science. Coursework in this program provides a broad base of graduate education in foundational sciences: comparative reproductive anatomy and physiology, developmental biology, toxicology and infertility, molecular biology, advanced statistics and experimental design.  As well as a focused knowledge base and competencies using evidence-based practices in the reproductive clinical sciences: embryology, andrology, endocrinology and cryobiology laboratories. 


  • Program includes one on-campus course
  • Master’s of Science Degree in one of the following areas: Clinical Embryology, Biology, Molecular Biology, Developmental Biology, Reproductive Sciences, or Biochemistry, or other acceptable area
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher in the master's degree
  • Completion of all necessary prerequisites
  • Established Clinical Embryologist/Andrologist with at least three years of embryology experience
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Essay
  • GRE scores submitted
  • Proof of English language proficiency (TOEFL scores), if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges